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IRH XR9 Helmet

International Riding Helmets
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Why We Love This

The IRH XR9 Helmet is a high performance helmet that looks great in the schooling or show ring!  This extremely lightweight and comfortable helmet is covered in Amara suede that is both soft to the touch and water-resistant so you can be sure you look your best no matter the weather.

Favorite Features

  • Low profile, attractive shape
  • Lightweight
  • Airmax interior lining wicks away moisture helping to keep you cool in warm weather
  • Sueded comfort harness
  • ASTM F-1163-15 /SEI Certified

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    IRH XR9 Helmet is rated 4.4878 out of 5 by 41.
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Okay Helmet The helmet gets very hot during the summer since it has no ventilation. It also makes my head look huge and has the "mushroom" look to it. I have very thick hair and even with the biggest size this helmet comes in, I still can't put my hair up in the helmet. I will be returning this helmet and purchasing another IRH that has ventilation and one that will hopefully be big enough for me to put my hair in.
    Date published: 2015-05-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from AMAZING! I bought this helmet because I had a few falls in my past "Uvex" helmet. I love this helmet so much more! It has great ventilation and very classy. You can school and show with same great look with a Charles Owen! From someone who has a very round head, this helmet is perfect for me. <3
    Date published: 2015-04-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful, comfy I originally ordered the charles owen JR8, but I chose the wrong size. Upon its return, I found out my size was not in stock but the customer service representative recommended I try this one. This helmet does seem to run one size too large, and it actually took me three more tries before I found the right fit! I recommend going only one size up from your measurement, no more.My new helmet fits to perfection. Comfortable, impressively light weight, and looks fantastic. The chin strap is soft. The helmet comes with optional soft foam inserts for a perfect fit.Customer service at Smartpak is the absolute best, and they went above and beyond in getting me the right helmet as well as accommodating my shipping needs since I live in Hawaii. They even shipped 1 day air to get it to me in time for my first dressage show since my return to riding.I couldn't be more pleased with the helmet and with Smarpak.
    Date published: 2014-11-19
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very comfortable I really like this helmet, this is my second one. Its low profile for the price range. It is comfortable, i dont get headaches from wearing it, even for hours.
    Date published: 2014-11-06
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great helmet! I bought this helmet last month because I outgrew my old one, and I love I just as much (same brand and model)! Very comfortable and great quality. It's not cheap but it's worth it.
    Date published: 2014-03-04
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